Edie

Edie - A very unique female name



  Jun 25,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Edie, meaning prosperous in war, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1948 on position #1641. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Edie and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Edie? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Edie. The baby girl name Edie was given to 40 baby girls in 2012, ranking #2235 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 35,331 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Edie peaked in popularity 56 years ago in 1963 on position 677.



Famous with this name

Edie Falco
Edie Adams
Edie Mirman


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Edie is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Edie is currently topping the baby name charts in Utah at position #699 - and is the least popular in California at position #2,585.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Edie is where you live.


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Edie origin and meaning

Edie is a 4 letter name with 2 syllables. This name means prosperous in war. To see famous people named Edie, pop culture references for the name Edie and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Edie

We've found the following names that sound similar to Edie, sorted by popularity.

Edith / Etta / Eddie / Edythe / Eda / Etty / Edyth / Etha / Ettie / Eydie /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
20122235
20112173
20102784
20092131
20082392
20073558
20063428
20052990
20045114
20033419
20014187
20003736
19983657
19954296
19903030
19894121
19842723
19833278
19813305
19761941
19752420
19742483
19731541
19721247
19711235
19701513
19691220
19681194
1967978
19661132
1965908
1964886
1963677
1962777
1961947
1960926
1959894
19581200
19571479
19561761
19491939
19481641

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Utah699
Washington1121
Illinois1714
New York1799
Texas2155
California2585

Even more about Edie


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Edie a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Edie?

2 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
1963
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Edie
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 35,331
Letter count 4
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1948
2012 births +40

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